What we eat is a critical part of a healthy lifestyle. Students in the emphasis will take a combination of health and culinary courses on weight management, chronic diseases, public health, and epidemics.
Nutrition for non-majors: Nutrition Minor
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In keeping with The W's Mission, the General Education Program provides students with the skills, knowledge, and values they need to become independent, productive members of society in our continually changing world.
The W's General Education Program provides a foundation in the liberal arts that includes knowledge in the historical, literary, aesthetic, scientific, and cultural traditions that shape the world, and fosters skills that allow students to become civically responsible life-long learners ready to adapt to new challenges.
All students who complete the Mississippi University for Women general education program will demonstrate:
Students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree must complete the following courses in their academic program:
A total of 20 hours is required, and students may not double count credit hours in the above categories.
*This minor DOES NOT provide enough coursework or the supervised practice experience required to be eligible for the Registered Dietician (RD) credential.
Total Hours Required for a BS in Culinary Arts with Nutrition minor: 120 Semester Hours